The Tate Has Been Showcasing Ridiculously Awesome GIFs Based On Paintings

The British museum has an online space where people make badass art stuff.

1. Guess what? The Tate has a Tumblr and it is AWESOME because they do things like invite people to make GIFs out of art. Which produces magical creations like this:

Created by Gif My Ass for Tate Collectives.

ID: 2390299

2. Here’s another interpretation of the same painting by Whistler.

Created by Un Gif Dans Ta Gueule for Tate Collectives.

ID: 2390316

3. And another more subtle version:

Created by Fash Gif for Tate Collectives.

ID: 2390322

4. I can’t stop laughing at this interpretation of John Brett’s Lady With a Dove.

Created by Scorpion Daggers for Tate Collectives.

ID: 2390296

5. This GIF of Joanna Mary Wells’ Portrait of Sidney Wells is certifiably creepy!

Created by Museum Gifs for Tate Collectives.

ID: 2390327

7. Here are all the original paintings…

ID: 2404370

8. Harmony in Grey and Green: Miss Cicely Alexander by James Abbott McNeill Whistler

ID: 2404376

9. Lady with a Dove: Madame Loeser by John Brett

ID: 2404377

10. Portrait of Sidney Wells by Joanna Mary Wells

ID: 2404379

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